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Ahmed Sheikh Bangura

Ahmed Sheikh Bangura, Sierra Leonian language educator. Recipient Horst Frenz prize, 1994. Founder, chair Ihsan Foundation West Africa, Santa Clara, California, 1996—2009.

Background

  • Bangura, Ahmed Sheikh was born on February 28, 1960 in Mange Bureh, Northern Province, Sierra Leone. Son of Ibrahim Bangura and Khadija Conteh.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1994.

    Career

    • Associate professor University San Francisco, since 1994, coordinator French language program, since 2009.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Muslim

    Membership

    Founder, chair Ihsan Foundation West Africa, Santa Clara, California, 1996—2009.

    Connections

    • Married Fatmata Binta Maju, March 22, 1992. Children: Ibraheem Ahmad, Abdallah Ahmed Sheikh, Khadijah Ahmed Sheikh, Zakia Ahmed Sheikh, Hawa-Maryam Ahmed Sheikh, Sakina Ahmed Sheikh.
    • father: Ibrahim Bangura
    • mother: Khadija Conteh
    • spouse: Fatmata Binta Maju
    • children: Ibraheem Ahmad Bangura
    • Abdallah Ahmed Sheikh Bangura
    • Khadijah Ahmed Sheikh Bangura
    • Zakia Ahmed Sheikh Bangura
    • Hawa-Maryam Ahmed Sheikh Bangura
    • Sakina Ahmed Sheikh Bangura
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    Born February 28, 1960
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1994
      University Alberta

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